Class 1 Tanker Driver, Northamptonshire, Realistic £44k – £50k, 5 on 3 off, flexible start times

HGV CLASS 1 TANKER DRIVERS, Transporting bulk flour for our customer Hovis, based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Realistic salary potential of £45k – £50k.
Salary comprises of the basic wage of £36,093.54 per annum  plus additional shift premium: 10 hours at basic rate (£14.74p/h) + £50.00 per shift payment, realistic £45k – £50+
Guaranteed Hours, 48 hours per shift block (5 days on, 3 days off)
FLEXIBLE START TIMES! Due to the nature of the operation, we can accommodate flexible start times within a very large time window to suit you and your lifestyle
Uncapped Earning Potential



Abbey Logistics is recruiting for Class One HGV drivers in Wellingborough to support our bulk powder transport operation supporting a key flour customer.


Drivers will be delivering bulk powders from Hovis’ mill in Wellingborough to bakeries throughout the U.K.


Shifts Available


Guaranteed Hours, 48 hours per shift block (5 days on, 3 days off) – Fully flexible start times!




  • To hold a full LGV C+E (Class 1) licence
  • Have no more than 6 penalty points
  • Hold a valid DCPC Card
  • Preferably tanker experience but JAUPT accredited driver training available for experienced Class 1 Drivers




  • Free DCPC in house training during your employment
  • Road tanker training if required
  • Excellent Earning Potential
  • Fully flexible start times
  • Enhanced weekend and bank holiday rates
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Death in Service Payment
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Regular overtime
  • 28 days paid holiday (includes 8 bank holidays)
  • Driver medicals reimbursed


If you feel that you have what it takes to join the Abbey Logistics Team in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you.






Abbey Logistics Group is made up of three industry-leading divisions, bulk liquid, bulk powder and warehousing. Our business is based on exceptional talent, strong values and our people are the key to our success.

We have a proud record of accomplishment for identifying, attracting and developing the best talent in the logistics sector, which has enabled us to continue moving the business forward, growing with existing customers and attracting new business to the group.

The business is growing rapidly, and we are now the UK’s largest bulk food powder and liquids logistics provider and have diversified into other markets as our reputation for excellent customer service, best in class operations and our pro-active can-do spirit.


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